Average Principal Software Engineer with Apache Spark Skills Salary

$167,228
Avg. Salary
$20,482
Bonus
$3,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Principal Software Engineer with Apache Spark skills is $167,228.
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$124k
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MEDIAN $167,228
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Salary
$124k - $199k
Bonus
$7k - $27k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $3k
Total Pay
$136k - $215k

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Job Description for Principal Software Engineer

Principal Software Engineer Tasks
  • Design, develop, integrate, test and deploy company's software.
  • Execute product specification, system design, development and system integration.
  • Develop new product concepts and development, deliver product prototypes.
  • Conduct new technology research, concept specification and design of individual software components.
  • Participate in product and program collaboration.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Principal Software Engineer. Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
Principal Software Engineer
Software Engineering Manager
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Principal Software Engineer

Skills that pay less than market rate include Linux, C++ Programming Language, Java, Software Architecture and Software Development.

Pay by Experience Level for Principal Software Engineer

An experienced Principal Software Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $163,858 based on 20 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $179,010.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 25 survey responses.
Experienced
80.0%
Late Career
20.0%